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This is page 1 of 2 showing a small part of the Trivett family of Devon & the two links by marriage to the Chapple family. If you have a connection to any individual or family featured here, or if you want to leave us your feedback, contact us. Browse the Trivett page by clicking the forward/back arrows or following the numbered e.g. [2] or parental [Parents] links.

The Trivett Family of Musbury & Shute, Devon

1. Edward TRIVETT. Edward’s baptism and death dates are unknown. On 18/2/1695 he married Mary FRENCH in Musbury. Mary died 10/2/1696.


Edward then married Susanna (maiden name & marriage date unknown).


They had the following children, all born in Musbury:


(1) John, born 31/12/1696. (2) Edward, born 7/9/1702. (3) Sarah, born 18/4/1704. (4) James, born 20/12/1705. (5) Robert, born 21/11/1707. (6) Catherine, born 27/3/1712. (7) Mary, born 27/3/1712. (8) Thomas [2]. (9) Alice, born 23/4/1717. (10) Thomasin, born 30/3/1719.

First Generation

Second Generation

2. Thomas TRIVETT [Parents]. Born 24/7/1715 in Musbury, Thomas died 21/9/1743, age 28.

On 26/4/1738, when Thomas was 22, he married Elizabeth SANDFORD.  Born about 1716, Elizabeth died 5/11/1738.

They had the following child:


(1) Richard [3].

Third Generation

3. Richard TRIVETT [Parents]. Born about 1740, Richard married Elizabeth (maiden name & marriage date unknown). Elizabeth was born 1741 & died 1797.

They had the following child:


(1) Richard [4].

Fourth Generation

4. Richard TRIVETT [Parents].  Born 20/12/1761 in Musbury. It is not known when Richard died.

On 11/5/1780, when Richard was 18, he married Sarah PURSE in Shute, Devon.

They had the following children:


(1) Mary, born 5/11/1782. (2) Thomas, born 16/4/1785. (3) Joseph, born 1/3/1787. (4) Richard [5]. (5) John, born 2/10/1793.
(6) James [6]. (7) Robert, born 1799.  (8) Sarah, born 1800.

Fifth Generation

5. Richard TRIVETT [Parents]. Born 16/3/1791 in Shute.  It is not known when Richard died.

On 29/3/1814, when Richard was age 23, he married Jenny HAWKER. Jenny was born 4/3/1788.

They had the following children, all born in Shute:


(1) William, born 9/4/1815.  On 8/4/1841, when William was age 25, he married Sarah FARRANT in Axminster. (2) John, born 6/4/1817.
(3) James, born 2/1/1820.  In the quarter ending September 1850, when James was age 30, he married Susan MOSS in Axminster. James died 1877. (4) Thomas, born 31/3/1822. He married Hannah NORRIS. (5) Timothy, born 9/4/1826.  He died 18/7/1905 in Ontario, Canada.
(6) Henry [7]. (7) Richard, born 1835.


6. Link to censusJames TRIVETT [Parents]. Born 3/6/1797 in Shute & died quarter ending September 1866, age 69, in Axminster.

On 7/5/1820, when James was 22, he married Mary HOARE in Musbury. Mary was born about 1799 in Musbury & died quarter ending December 1871, age given as 84.

They had the following children:


(1) Mary Ann, baptized 25/2/1821 in Musbury. (2) Tom, born about 1822. (3) Sarah Hoare, born about 1823. (4) Thomas, born about 1824.
(5) James, born about 1827. (6) John [8].

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